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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Iphigenia Among Taurians.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. "Electra": Orestes asks the Electra's peasant husband to go find someone he remembers. Who is the man?
(a) His old bodyguard.
(b) His old manservant.
(c) His old tutor.
(d) His old retainer.
2. "Electra": The king has heard that Thessalians are master butchers of what?
3. "Ion": What does Creusa put her baby boy in?
(a) A bassinet.
(b) An ark.
(c) A basket.
(d) A blanket.
4. "Ion": How is Xuthus described?
(a) A stranger.
(b) A barbarian.
(c) A learned man.
(d) A non-Athenian.
5. "Alcestis": Who helped Admetus cheat the Fates?
(a) His daughter.
(d) His wife.
Short Answer Questions
1. "Alcestis": What is the woman dressed in when Heracles returns with her?
2. "Medea": Medea claims that women are the unhappiest creatures on earth for a second reason. What is the second reason?
3. "Andromache": Where is Andromache from?
4. "Alcestis": Who agrees to die in place of Admetus?
5. "Electra": Whom did Electra's mother help to kill?
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